The $100,000 grant lets one of last year's Sundance documentary prize winners incorporate the new technology into an HD DVD release with interactive features.
LG's combination Blu-ray and HD DVD player won't have the HD DVD logo.
The Korean consumer electronics giant confirms that its long-rumored combo HD player, the BD-UP5000, will be released before year's end.
LG has announced its second HD DVD/Blu-ray player, following up on its pioneering BH100, which won CNET "Best in Show" award at CES 2007.
The Peugeot 3008 Hybrid4 and the Mercedes-Benz E300 BlueTec both promise over 60 miles per gallon, and it looks like the French automaker will be the first to market.
Samsung wants to make format wars a thing of the past with its new hybrid player, which fully supports both HD DVD and Blu-ray
The TV maker hooks up with Amimon to offer a television that receives HD input via wireless HDI technology.
New lines include plasma and LCD HDTVs
Presenting a preview of HP's hybrid Blu-ray/HD DVD drive.
Interactive and 3D TV is the future, CTO Justin Rattner tells attendees of Intel Developer Forum. In Intel's view, watching TV will become a less passive activity.